Contests

2003 – prize-winner of the VI All-Russian competition named after Sergei Rachmaninov (2nd prize and the prize for the best performance of piece by Rachmaninov, Velikiy Novgorod).
XI International Competition for Young Opera Singers “Bella voce” (2nd prize, Moscow).
Laureate of the Regional Competition of romances “Sibirskaya Romansiada – 2003” (1st prize, Tomsk) and International Competition “Romansiada-2003” (Moscow).
2005 – prize-winner of the Irina Bogacheva All-Russian Competition (2nd prize, St Petersburg).
2014 – prize-winner of the IV Shtokolov International Competition for Opera Singers (3rd prize, St Petersburg).

				
Евгения Муравьева

Biography

Born in St Petersburg (Russia), Evgenia Muravieva graduated from the St Petersburg State Rimsky-Korsakov Conservatoire in 2008 (class of Prof. Irina Bogacheva). While a student Evgenia made her debut as Tatiana in Eugene Onegin by Tchaikovsky at the Rimsky-Korsakov Opera and Ballet Theater.

In 2007-2011 she was a soloist with the Mariinsky Academy of Young Opera Singers.

In 2009 she appeared at the Mariinsky Theater as Pannochka in May Night by N. Rimskiy-Korsakov, followed by the role of the First Dame in Die Zauberflöte by W.A. Mozart.
Her recent repertoire at the Mariinsky includes the title part in Salome, Gutruna (Götterdämmerung), Countes Almaviva (Le nozze di Figaro), Lyubka (Semyon Kotko), Liza (The Queen of Spades), Natalia (The Oprichnik), Tatiana (Eugene Onegin).

In 2010-2014 as a soloist with the St Petersburg Chamber Opera Company she performed the following roles: Tatiana (Eugene Onegin), Mimi (La Boheme), Donna Anna (Don Giovanni), Nedda (I pagliacci), Tosca (Tosca), Liza (The Queen of Spades), Ksenia (Boris Godunov), Cio-Cio-San (Madama Butterfly), Natasha (Not only Love).
Also in the repertoire: Leonora (Il trovatore), Liu (Turandot), Micaela (Carmen).

In 2016 Evgenia debuted at the Komische Oper Berlin in the part of Tatiana (Eugene Onegin).

In August 2017 she made her Salzburg Festival debut as Katerina Lvovna in production of The Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk by Shostakovich (conductor Mariss Jansons, director Andreas Kriegenburg) and received great critical acclaim.
In 2018 she returned to Salzburg Festival as Liza in The Queen of Spades.

In the 2018/19 season she had successful debuts with Opéra de Lyon as Margherita/Elena (Mefistofele) and with Théâtre du Capitole Toulouse as Marietta (Die tote stadt). She appeared at La Scala as Emma (Khovanshchina), sang Cio-Cio-San (Madama Butterfly) at Teatro di San Carlo, Naples and Nedda (Pagliacci) at Teatro Massimo, Palermo.

In the 2019/20 season she appeared as Tatiana (Eugene Onegin) at the New National Theatre Tokyo, sang the title role in Tosca at the Vienna State Opera and Tamara (The Demon) at Opéra de Bordeaux.

In February 2018 Evgenia Muravieva appeared at the Bolshoi Theatre as Liza in new production of The Queen of Spades (conductor Tugan Sokhiev, director Rimas Tuminas); in 2020 took part in Tchaikovsky’s Mazeppa concert version (as Maria, conductor Tugan Sokhiev).